Sr. Database Administrator (Oracle)

Job#: 1281534

Job Description:

Apex Systems is looking for a Sr. Oracle Database Administrator located near Atlanta, GA for a hybrid role. 

Job Description

The Database Administrator is responsible for designing, developing and implementing new technologies, as required, to support the technical capabilities at Cox Automotive. To be successful in this role one must be able to work effectively in a fluid, fast-paced environment. This role requires good communication skills, both with team members and business contacts. In addition, the successful Database Administrator must be able to work with minimal supervision on multiple concurrent projects.

Responsibilities (including but not limited to):

  • Participate in functional test planning and testing for the assigned application(s), functional area(s) or project(s)
  • Participate in problem solving and troubleshooting for the assigned application(s), functional area(s) or project(s)
  • Share knowledge by effectively documenting work
  • Respond quickly and effectively to production issues and taking responsibility for seeing those issues through resolution.
  • Resolve database performance issues, database capacity issues, replication, and other distributed data issues.
  • Install and maintain database software.
  • Manage backup and recovery of databases using RMAN and/or Network Appliance Snapshots.
  • Manage security of database structures and corporate data held within databases.
  • Develop database procedures, triggers and SQL scripts for development teams.
  • Assist in the definition and implementation of database standards.
  • Review scripts submitted by the Development team to ensure that all standards are met.
  • Monitor databases for errors and perform problem determination when necessary.
  • Design and implement highly available production systems using the following technologies: Hot Standby/Data Guard, Oracle Goldengate, Advanced Queuing, Real Application Cluster (RAC) and Oracle Enterprise Manager
  • Participate in on-call rotations

Qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree or equivalent work experience
  • 10 + years of experience in Oracle database technologies
  • Prior experience writing PL/SQL triggers and/or procedures.
  • Experience with Database SQL and Database tuning.
  • Experience with Oracle GoldenGate is a plus.
  • Experience developing ansible playbooks is plus.
  • Experience working in AWS is a plus.
  • Ability to work with minimal direction, yet also able to work in team environment.
  • Working knowledge of LINUX and shell scripting.
  • Experience configuring database network connectivity.
  • Understanding of database backup and recovery techniques using RMAN and Network Appliance filers.
  • Experience with high volume websites that use multi-tier architectures a significant plus.
  • Understanding or experience using Oracle Real Application Cluster’s and implementation best-practices.
  • Ability to analyze existing systems and make recommendations on which technology best suits the business requirement for high availability, Disaster Recovery or high performance.
  • Experience setting up and Managing OEM 13c is a plus.

Education

BA/BS in Information Technology, Computer Science, or related field or equivalent work experience

Related Work Experience

5 to 9 years of experience working with Oracle and various database management systems in testing, implementation, maintenance and administration in a multiple platform environment

You may also directly send Applications to brmartin@apexsystems.com

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Employee Type:
Contract

Location:
Brookhaven, GA, US

Job Type:
Engineering and Technicians

Date Posted:
July 26, 2022